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San Diego County, CA June 5, 2012 Election
Superior Court Judge; County of San Diego; Office 25 Voter Information

Full Term.

Results as of Jul 3 10:00am

Runoff Election 11/06/2012

Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Jim Miller Click here for more information about this candidate 160,115 votes 38.0%

  • Occupation: Attorney/Arbitrator
  • I am the only candidate who has experience as a Judge Pro Tem,
  • has trial experience in both Criminal and Civil Trial as well as Family Law experience,
  • and has trial experience in both State and Federal Courts.
  • I am a true local candidate, my family has been in San Diego for 80 years, I am a San Diego State Alumni (Business degree) and Thomas Jefferson School
  • of Law (Juris Doctorate degree). I am married and the father of 4. Please see my full credentials on my website:
  • Violent Criminals and Sexual Predators will punished to the full extent of the law. Weak plea bargains from the DA's office will not be accepted.
  • Both sides in Civil and Family Law cases will be heard. Everyone will have their day in court.
  • Frivolous lawsuits/lawsuit abuse will not be tolerated in my court. The courts serve the people, not vice versa.
Robert O Amador Click here for more information about this candidate 141,008 votes 33.5%
  • Occupation: Deputy District Attorney
  • I am a veteran Deputy District Attorney with more than 29 years of experience as a prosecutor in the San Diego County District Attorney's Office.
  • I have real trial experience with over 100 jury trials and over 250 juvenile trials. I tried my first murder case in 1986 and completed a capital case
  • in 2008. That defendant now sits on death row. I have protected the citizens of San Diego from dangerous felons, gang members, drug dealers and
  • other criminals. I graduated from the University of San Diego School of Law in 1982. I have taught law enforcment and prosecutors for over 15 years.
  • I ran the J.U.D.G.E. task force for 12 years. I have been married for 34 years and have raised my two children and two foster children.
  • Visit my website at to read more and to see a full list of endorsements
  • Protecting the citizens of San Diego from criminals has been and will be my priority. Victim's rights will receive the highest priority
  • Maintaining the integrity of all court proceedings so that justice can be achieved in all types of proceedings for all participants
  • Courtroom efficiency must be given a high priority.
George F. Schaefer Click here for more information about this candidate 120,297 votes 28.5%
  • Occupation: Deputy City Attorney
  • Former District Attorney
  • Past President, Deputy City Attorneys Association of San Diego
  • Member, San Diego County Bar Association's Appellate Court Committee
  • Member, San Diego County Bar Association's Labor and Employment Section
  • 112 Jury Trials
  • BA in Political Science with Honors; JD
  • Supports a Strong, Independent Judiciary
  • Supports Protecting the Rights of Citizens to Equal and Impartial Justice
  • Supports Safeguarding the Right of Citizens to Their Day in Court

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San Diego County Bar Association Judicial Evaluations
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